Tag Archives | David Byrne

Joan of Arc – Into the Fire – The Public Theater, New York

Joan of Arc – Into the Fire continues at The Public Theater, New York until 16 April. Star rating: five stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Composer/writer David Byrne (along with collaborator Fatboy Slim) and director Alex Timbers scored a massive hit for Off-Broadway’s The Public Theater in 2013 with Here Lies Love, depicting the […]

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Olivier Awards – Katie Brayben, Beverley Knight and Nicole Scherzinger all to perform

The Olivier Awards with MasterCard – the most prestigious event in the UK’s theatrical calendar – has revealed further details of the 2015 ceremony to be held on Sunday 12 April at the Royal Opera House and broadcast from 10.15pm that evening on ITV in a full highlights package. The evening will feature exclusive performances from […]

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Here Lies Love – National Theatre Dorfman

Here Lies Love continues at the National Theatre Dorfman, London until January 8. There’s one word that can’t help but come to mind while watching, much less writing about, Here Lies Love: Evita. In many ways, that’s unavoidable: David Byrne and Fatboy Slim’s biography of Imelda Marcos by necessity follows similar dramatic lines, as a poor young […]

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David Byrne-Fatboy Slim musical Here Lies Love opens National’s Dorfman Theatre

The award-winning New York production of David Byrne and Fatboy Slim’s musical Here Lies Love will open the new Dorfman Theatre (formerly the Cottesloe), following its complete refurbishment as part of the NT Future project. Here Lies Love plays from 30 September to 8 January, with a press night on 13 October. The Public Theater’s production of Here Lies […]

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